Week 14: 04.15 to 04.19

posted Apr 15, 2013, 8:43 AM by Kevin Chow   [ updated Apr 19, 2013, 9:33 AM ]
Monday:
  • Warmup: Themes
  • Redo Monday's Vocabulary assignment
  • Will collect the following on Wednesday:
  • Quiz Wednesday (on In the Family; will be short answer writing)
  • Due tomorrow:
    • 2 Say Mean Matter (In the Family)
    • P. 861 #1, and write a response: "List two ways in which 'In the Family' and 'Very Old Man with Enormous Wings' are similar."
    • Vocabulary assignment for "In the Family" (kbc.wikispaces.com)
Wednesday:
  • Due today:
    • Vocabulary
    • 2 Say Mean Matter (In the Family)
    • P. 861 #1, and write a response: "List two ways in which 'In the Family' and 'Very Old Man with Enormous Wings' are similar."
  • Quiz today:
    • Organizer
    • Write your essay:
      • Introduction: provide title, author, and a thesis that makes an argument for what MEL or GGM use magical realism to show (about human nature or about life)
      • provide two paragraphs with one quote each to support your thesis
      • end with a conclusion paragraph that provides your personal thoughts on your thesis and chosen story. 
  • Read tonight: P. 846 
  • HW: P.846. Do 847 1, 2, 3
Thursday:

R180===
  • Due tomorrow:
    • lbook P. 143-147
    • rbook P. 187-189
    • Week14: 80 minutes library, 45 minutes r180 for A-
    • Quiz on Rbook articles p.187-189
    • Counselor: noun. Someone trained to give advice. The counselor helped me find the right job. 
  • IR (22)
  • React! P. 192 in journals
  • Wiki - Vocabulary
  • R180 30 minutes
  • HW: P. 146-147 LBook
Friday:
  • Due today
    • SMM HW
    • P.871 and extra question HW
    • Essay organizer
    • Essay, first draft (on paper or printed out)
  • Students revise essays. 
    • Does it follow the requirements slip?
    • Does it have a title?
    • Have you checked for capitalization errors?
    • Have you checked for sentence fragments?
    • Have you checked for run on sentences?
Note: On Monday: If you do not have a FINISHED first draft, with all four paragraphs, you will get an F on this project and you will just have to read a book for Monday and Tuesday while everybody else finishes their project. You will still be able to hand in your homework and wiki stuff but you will not be allowed to hand in any more ITF/VOMEW project stuff.

R180===
  • Due today:
    • Rbook p.187-193
    • Lbook P. 143-147
  • IR (22)
  • Wiki - Vocabulary
  • R180 40 minutes
  • Quiz on Rbook Articles on Edmodo.


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